Torch "18 LED Big Power LED"

Recall published
2011-08-22
Brand
Product title
Torch "18 LED Big Power LED"
Product description
Rechargeable torch with 18 LEDs. The housing is made of black plastic with a red function button and a red charge indicator LED. Has a built-in battery which can be charged from a mains supply. There is a compartment with a lid for the storage of the battery charging cable and plug (with marking 2.5A 250V).
Risk
The product poses a risk of electric shock and fire because: ·         The dimensions of the plug do not comply with the relevant standards. During connecting the user may touch the pin of the plug in order to better positioning. ·         The cross-sectional area of the core of the cable is not sufficient. In case of a short circuit the internal wires may overheat. ·         The bulb protector, serving as additional insulation, can be removed by hand during charging, leaving live parts accessible. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
MY-X5, X5
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0855/11
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Hungary

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